Long Term (Nursing Home) Medicaid Limits in Texas20182019Income Limit (one Medicaid patient)$2,250/mo$2,313/mo Income Limit (both spouses)$4,500/mo$4,626/mo Countable Asset Limit$2,000$2,000 Protected Resource Amount, minimum$24,720$25,284 Protected Resource Amount, maximum$123,600$126,420 Spouse Maintenance Allowance (MMMNA)$3,090/mo$3,160.50/mo Transfer Penalty$172.65/day as of 09/01/2017$172.65/day as of 09/01/2017 Home Equity Limit$572,000$585,000
Inexpensive Medicaid & Elder Law book by Premack
Our detailed book, Thinking Beyond Tomorrow, answers questions about Medicaid and paying for Long Term Care. It reviews the law, provides understandable insights, and gives strategies to help qualify for Medicaid benefits.
Written by Attorneys Paul Premack and Benjamin Premack. Available as an eBook ($9.99) or as a paperback book ($39.99).
Thinking Beyond Tomorrow answers your questions about:
Qualifying for Medicaid and VA benefits
Protecting Assets and the homestead
Planning for & managing medical care
Life Support & Death with Dignity
Wills, Living Trusts, Survivorship Rights and avoiding Probate
Pet Trusts and Gun Trusts
Managing finances during disability
Family and Marital Property Issues
Minimizing Federal Estate Taxes
Settling an Estate and being an Executor